Joss Whedon Reveals Why He Wanted To Take On Batgirl

Wochit Headline News - April 21, 2017

Joss Whedon had to take on the 'Batgirl' movie because he is "obsessed" with the titular character.

The 52-year-old filmmaker is taking on directorial duties for the DC Extended Universe movie which is currently in early development stages, and says he couldn't turn his attention away from how "intense" the superhero's life is in the comic book.

He told The Hollywood Reporter: "She came up, and I started getting obsessed with how a young woman could get hardcore enough to need to put on the cowl..

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